Originally Posted by Stupid Dream
Very well spotted like Habib said.
It's undeniable, and I wonder if there's anyone around here who is able to come up with a good theory on the reason why.
I surely can't think of anything aside, perhaps, from the fact that the game has become more 'physical' in the past decade or so, and guys usually tend to become stronger physically until their 23-25 years of age.
Definitely, this.Kids just can't keep up in the long baseline rallies against physically much stronger opponents.Talent alone is just not enough anymore.